User Reviews for Leflunomide
Also known as: Arava
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Reviews for Leflunomide to treat Psoriatic Arthritis
|Review by SamCF (taken for 1 to 6 months):||User Rating:|
leflunomide: I was prescribed leflunomide for Psoriatic Arthritis, 20mg each day, in May 2012. For the actual treatment of my arthritis, I can honestly say it was a "wonder drug" I noticed a huge improvement all most immediately & this drug agreed with me so much more than Methotrexate & Sulfasalazine, both of which I had also been taking. The biggest negative for me was the HUGE hair loss I suffered. I had experienced some hair loss on Methotrexate, but, this was on a different level, so much so that I stopped taking Leflunomide in November 2012. Being a female in her early 40's, this was a decision I felt I had to take as the hair loss was so distressing.
|October 28, 2013 10:31 AM|
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